Where is the moonshiner’s automobile with the large hole in the side, shot there by Reverend Robert Stewart 91 years ago in Draketown? Why did the moonshiners attempt to abduct the pastor? Why did they shoot the pastor’s wife, Alice, twice - once in the back when she lay face down? These questions are answered in the new book, Draketown Tragedy, by local co-authors Elaine Bolden Bailey and Patricia Lamar Mullinax.
Madison Barber a student at Westminster School signs with LaSalle University on National Signing day. Madison is a member of the St. Andrews Rowing Club in Atlanta.
Q100 and Adam Bomb from the Adam Bomb Show visited the #ToriStrong5K at the Seven Hills Subdivision in Dallas to benefit medical funds for Tori.
New Georgia Elementary Spelling Bee Winners and the Students of the month for January. Congratulations to the Students and winners! These students are very good citizens and represent New Georgia well!
The Hiram Library is on Facebook! We love to see people tag their friends to the posts that they know they would like. From time to time we also host raffles through our page so keep an eye out!
Friday night the Adam Bomb Show’s “Bomb Squad” went to the North Paulding vs. Kennesaw Mountain basketball game to announce the Top 5 songs of the day in Atlanta.
Hiram Elementary was ready to rock ‘n bowl! Hiram Elementary’s Courtney Birchell represented the school proudly at the Special Olympics Bowling Tournament in February.
The Paulding County Reading Bowl Competition was held Saturday, January 30th at East Paulding High School. The competeing schools included Allgood, New Georgia, Panter, Poole, and Union Elementary Schools.
Chattahoochee Tech scholarship provided by the Paulding County Rotary Club. The scholarship is offered to residents of Paulding County and or full-time students attending the Paulding County campus. The Chattahoochee Tech scholarship is one of the programs funded by the golf tournament.
South Paulding High School Senior Athletics celebrate an exciting day. Star student athletes prepare to sign scholarships to the various.
Exciting day for Hiram High School as high school seniors sign athletic scholarships as they prepare for college. National Signing Day is where senior student athletes officially accept scholarships offered by universities and colleges.
The Paulding Retired Educators Association met on January 12th at the First Baptist Church in Dallas. Roger Leggett brought a wagon that he designed for children's hospitals. The wagons are equipped with an IV pump and children can move about the hospitals more easily.
Creekside Pines Senior Living Community participates in a 21 day Wellness challenge. Since it takes 21 days to form a habit, we wanted to challenge our seniors to form at least one good habit to take them into the new year.
Carroll EMC recently awarded grants to local educators to fund creative and innovative educational projects for students in their classrooms. Grants of up to $1,000 were awarded to public school teachers, teaching grades Pre-K – 12, for projects in any subject.
With a population in excess of 150,000, Paulding County is able to sustain two (2) Rotary Clubs: Dallas Rotary Club AND Rotary Club of Paulding County.
The Dallas Rotary Club is the newer of the clubs. It was established in 2003 and has 17 active members. This club currently has its regular meetings on Thursday mornings at Audrey’s Cafe. Please check Facebook for schedule.
The Paulding County Rotary Club, the first Rotary Club in Paulding County, was chartered in 1969. It has approximately 42 active members and meets regularly.
Although the clubs are different from one another, the common mission is the same – SERVICE TO COMMUNITY. We invite you to visit each club to determine which is the best fit for you. Please see each club on Facebook for current meeting schedule. FOUR WAY TEST: Of all the things we think, say or do…. Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build good will and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?